Perrin Learning Center

  • Perrin Learning Center serves 59 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Perrin Learning Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Perrin Learning Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Perrin Learning Center's student population of 59 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students59 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perrin Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Perrin Learning Center is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#5669 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
52%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
42%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Graduation Rate60-69%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSherman Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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